Algemesi changes feast with young bullsTuesday, April 7th 2015
The Spanish town of Algemesi (Valencia) modifies an important element of the notorious feasts with young bulls, called becerradas. The becerradas are bullfights with young bulls of less than two years old. It has now been decided not to use banderillas (decorated stick with barbs) and not to injure and kill the animals during the feast.
New anti-bullfighting municipality in VenezuelaWednesday, April 1st 2015
The mayor of the Venezuelan municipality of San Felipe has, by a degree, banned bullfighting. This brings the total number of municipalities against bullfighting in Venezuela to 6. Worldwide there are now 125 anti-bullfighting municipalities.
Amnesty International Portugal: no participation of minors in bullfightsWednesday, March 18th 2015
Amnesty International Portugal requested in a statement to the Portuguese Congress not to allow the participation of minors to bullfights. This request is made after the approval of a law draft that makes it possible for minors to still participate in bullfights.
No more Pamplona-Style Bull Run in CaliforniaFriday, March 13rd 2015
In the state of California (United States) no bull runs will be held. Since 2012 the Great Bull Run organizes runs in Pamplona-style in several states in the United States, during a cross-country trip.
Film about rescued bull Fadjen ends second place in Nikon Film FestivalThursday, February 19th 2015
Via our website and social media we asked you to vote for the video ‘Je Suis Anti Corrida’ (I am anti-bullfighting) in the Nikon Film Festival. The theme of the 5th edition of the Festival is ‘Je suis un choix’ (I have a choice).